I am currently a 2nd grade teacher as well as an Adult ESL teacher. I have taught in a dual-language 1st grade classroom for 6 years. I worked as an ELL resource teacher for grades 2nd, 3rd, and 5th for 2 years. I have taught Adult ESL for 13 years.
I believe in creating a warm, fun, creative and positive atmosphere for my students. We are in this together!!
Skillful Teacher Certified
I graduated from National-Louis University in Evanston, IL. I have an ELL endorsement and Bilingual endorsement.
I speak Spanish. I have 2 beautiful children. I have been married for 19 years. I am "Tia" to 3 nephews and 1 niece. I have been teaching for 17 years in Elementary. I have taught Adult Education for 13 years.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Biology, Earth Sciences, Other (Science), World Language, Spanish, Computer Science - Technology, Other (Specialty), Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Study Skills, Basic Reading, Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL, Study Skills, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Autumn, Halloween, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Easter, Place Value, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, End of Year